Shingo FRANCIS
フランシス真悟
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SHINGO FRANCIS

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Born 1969 in Santa Monica, California, USA
Lives and works in New York, USA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016 Limitation and creation of imagination, Sezon Art Gallery Tokyo,Japan
Silence presence’,Space bm,Seoul,Korea
2015 Helios at Los Angels International Airport,, LAX: Los Angeles World Airports, Los Angeles,CA, USA
Silent Colors in Moving Light, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2014 Vast and Vivid, MISA SHIN GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan
A Moment in Time and Space, SPACE NIO ART GALLERY, NIKKEI Inc. Head Office, Tokyo, Japan
Transcendence: a deeper sense of color, Yokohama College of Art & Design, Yokohama, Japan
2013 Liquid Pop: pop and abstraction, KOKI ARTS, Tokyo, Japan
Across the Line: A Voyage Into the Void,?Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
Kaleidoscope,Lobby Gallery organized by The Durst Organization and Chashama, New York, USA
2012 New Public Art Installation, 100 Wall Street, New York, USA
Bound for Eternity, The Bogart Salon, New York, USA
2011 Veils: a dialogue with the abyss, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2010 Hoop Art, Casa Del Mar Hotel, Santa Monica, CA, USA
2009 Bound for Eternity, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA, USA
The depth of Silence, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2008 Blue’s Silence: ashes in darkness, Hino Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Solo Project, ARCO Art fair (Curated by Tsutomu Mizusawa), Madrid, Spain
Blue’s Silence: inner silence, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
New Horizons, Elizabeth Stone Harper Gallery at Presbyterian College,?Clinton, SC, USA
2006 Exploring the Horizon: a new light, Hino Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Blue`s Silence: brighter shade of blue, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2004 Blue’s Silence, Hino Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 Abracadabra of drawing,chihara Lakeside Museum, Chiba, Japan
2016 Chromatic Passages, Japan Foundation LA, Los Angels, CA, USA
15th Annual 21st Century Exhibition, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2015 Helios, Los Angels World Airports Terminal3, Los Angels, CA, USA
Group Show, MISA SHIN GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan
The Joshua Treenial, Joshua Tree, CA, USA
The 20th JAA Art Exhibition of Japanese and Japanese American Artists in New York, JAA, New York, USA
Parabola Gallery Tominokoji, Kyoto, Japan
Creative in Common, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, USA
2014 THE MIRROR: Hold the Mirror up to nature, Nagoya Shoko Kaikan, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan
MIXED UP!, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
Rockaway! , Fort Tilden, Rockaway Beach, New York, USA
De-install! BankART Hammerhead Studio, Yokohama, Japan
Placing Memory, Smith Andersen North, San Anselmo, California, USA
2013 Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, Switzerland
Black and Blue, JAUS, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Working it Out,The Painting Center, New York, USA
Stronger than Fear is HopeSchmalfuss, ?Berlin Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany
2012 The Unseen Relationship: Form and Abstraction,?Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, Japan
New World,?Hahn Spielplatz, Seoul, Korea
Unknown Surface,Ayumi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2011 A Space for Eternity, Bankart Life III, Shinko Pier, Yokohama, Japan
Art as Expression of Being, Checkpoint Ilgen, Berlin, Germany
Places, Stephan Stoyonav Gallery, New York, USA
Gateway Japan, Torrance Museum of Art, Torrance, USA
2010 2010 Elements of Nature, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LI, USA
Mirrors of Continuous Change, Taekwang Industries Ltd, Heungkuk Life Building, Seoul, Korea
Ties over time: an exhibition at the residence of the U.S. ambassador to Japan, Tokyo, Japan
Across Dimensions, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, USA
New 21st Century Exhibit vol. 9,Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2009 Happy Hour!!, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York
Threshold, Ueno Town Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Tsuzuki Art Project 2009, Yokohama Museum of History, Yokohama, Japan
Double Façade, Koganecho Bazaar Community, Yokohama, Japan
On the Shoulders of Davids,JAUS, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Archive, Shinwa Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Spin Off, Koganecho Area Management Center, Yokohama, Japan
Yokohama Creativecity Center, YCC, Yokohama, Japan
Double Façade, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
2008 Red, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Love to Party, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA
To be looked at, Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Phillidelphia, PA, USA
daily life, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
2007 ArtXDance, Azamino Civic Gallery, Yokohama, Japan
Land[c]scape (curated by Eric Shiner) , Onishi Gallery, New York, USA
Four Handed Lift, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, USA
Cabinet of Curious Ties, The Lab Gallery, Nwe York, USA
Vitamin W:Wonder Factor , City Without Walls, Newark, NJ, USA
Shingo Francis X Asae Soya, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
New 21st Century Exhibit, Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2006 GENSE Art Exhibition 2006, Zenkyoan Kenninji Temple, Kyoto, Japan
Gift the Store, Wacoal Art center, Tokyo, Japan
A Message from the Stars 2006, Mizutaki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
Cuatro (curated by Kaon Jeff Baysa) ,Sumi New York, USA
Chimaera, Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, USA
2005 Speak Easy, Up Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Take Art Collection, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Selected Exhibit, Gallery Sennenike , Yokohama, Japan
Field of Now 2005, Gallery Center Bulding, Tokyo, Japan
2004 The Peekskill Project, Peekskill, New York, USA
Take Art Collection, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Group Show, Robert Green Fine Arts, Mill Valley, CA, USA
Fresh Paint:Skeptics Touch Here, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York, USA
Spiral Independent Creators festival, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Global Art 2004, Chongro Gallery,Seoul, Korea
2003 4th Annual Winter Auction, D.U.M.B.O. Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Take Art Collection, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Global Art 2003 , O Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Spiral Independent Creators Festival, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Global Art 2004, Chongro Gallery,Seoul, Korea
2003 4th Annual Winter Auction, D.U.M.B.O. Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Take Art Collection, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Global Art 2003, O Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Spiral Independent Creators Festival, Spiral, Tokyo, Japan
Red on Red, Red Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, Georgia, USA
2001 Open House Exhibition, Garner Tullis, New York, USA
2000 Studio Artists, Garner Tullis, New York, USA
Millennium Project, D5 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA

Curatorial Projects

2014 Mixed Up!?Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
2013 Celestial Dome, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Liquid Pop: pop and abstraction, Koki Arts, Tokyo, Japan
2008 Red, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Yokohama Boogie: under the influence (co-curated with Kaon Jeff Baysa)
ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Happy Hour, Hatch Art Project, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Boundaries, Hatch Art Projects, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Reject, The Hatch, Culver City, CA, USA

Award

2003 Fumio Nanjo Award (Deputy Director of Mori Museum, Tokyo)

Residencies

2014 Artist in Residence, Koganecho Studio, Yokohama, Japan
2013 Artist in Residence, BankART Stuido NYK,Yokohama, Japan
2012 MARMA Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2010 Governors Island Swing Space, New York, USA
2009 Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA, USA
2006 Art Omi International Art Center, Ghent, New York, USA

Selected Collections

JP Morgan Chase Bank, USA
Banco de Espana, Madrid, Spain
Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles, USA
Shinshindo, Kyoto, Japan
Liora Manne, New York, USA
Nezu Collection, Tokyo, Japan
Ebhard Kornfeld Collection, Switzerland
Yoichiro Ushioda Collection,Japan
Cherrie Chinnanga, New York, USA